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Nov 2, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on March 15, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wyoming
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2006
Length: 144 pages
A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to expand health care access and reduce costs through the creation of small business health plans and through modernization of the health insurance marketplace.
4/27/2006--Reported to Senate amended.Health Insurance Marketplace Modernization and Affordability Act of 2006 - TitleI - Small Business Health PlansSection101 - Amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) ... Read more >
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